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September 19, 2017

When Adult Perceptions of Risk Result in Real Bans on Children’s Play

Written by: Marlene Power, Executive Director, Child and Nature Alliance of Canada   Remove rocks,…
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August 18, 2017

The Time We Put Chalk in the Fire

By Petra Eperjesi, Manager of National Programs I’m squishing a waterlogged piece of sidewalk chalk…
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July 20, 2017

A couple more reasons to get outside to play

by Sonja Lukassen, Lead Educator and Manager Regional Programs, Ottawa Forest and Nature School It all…
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June 22, 2017

When You Want to Say, “Be Careful!”

by Petra Eperjesi, Manager of National Programs “Be careful!” Saying (shouting) that can be such a knee-jerk reaction when we see kids doing something that we perceive as dangerous. Just…
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June 16, 2017

What items could be in a Forest School Kit?

by Sonja Lukassen, Lead Educator and Manager Regional Programs, Ottawa Forest and Nature School We are…
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June 9, 2017

Defining Forest School Part 2- What do you mean “Emergent Curriculum?”

By Sonja Lukassen, Lead Educator and Manager Regional Programs, Ottawa Forest and Nature School June…
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